Dues Are Now Overdue

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If you have yet to pay your 2014 Local Akron Cleveland Association of REALTORS dues, they are now overdue. Local dues of $190 were due on July 1st.  For Dues not yet paid, a $25 late fee has been applied and the suspension process will begin for offices with unpaid members on July 31.

ACAR’s Bylaws were amended to allow the dues billing to be split. State and national dues totaling $285 were emailed in November and were due January, 2014. The local dues invoice also includes a $20 voluntary charge ($210 total) that represents a contribution to RPAC (REALTORS® Political Action Committee). Membership is not affected for those who choose not to contribute to RPAC.

  1. CLICK HERE to access your account
  2. Log in using your NRDS number:
  3. Click “Accounts Receivable” to view and pay your invoice

If you prefer, payments may be made by check or cash at either of the Akron or Independence office locations listed below. Thank you for your membership and for your continued support.

Refunds
All dues payments are nonrefundable.

Payments by Mail
799 White Pond Dr.
Akron, OH 44320
phone (330) 434-6677
fax (330) 434-4641

5633 Brecksville Rd.
Independence, OH 44131
phone (216) 901-0130
fax (216) 901-0149

A Note About Taxes
Compliance with the Tax Reform Act of 1993 requires that the portion of dues attributable to lobbying and political activities at the state and federal levels of government be considered nondeductible for income tax purposes. This nondeductible portion must be disclosed to members on their dues invoice each year.

For 2014, 5% of ACAR dues or about $10 is non-deductible for the memberʼs income tax due to ACAR lobbying efforts. OAR computes that 11% or $14 to be non-deductible and NAR computes 42% or $50 of their dues to be non-deductible. NARʼs $35 Consumer Advertising Assessment does qualify as deductible dues. The total ACAR, OAR and NAR non-deductible portion of dues is $74.

Please consult your tax advisor on tax deductions from dues and voluntary donations. Please keep this form for tax information on nondeductible portions related to the dues.

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